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Brenda Ohana | China residence and tour

Brenda Ohana | China residence and tour

Brazilian vibraphone player living in Paris, Brenda Ohana presents in China her last creation works where one can listen an outstanding will of exchange somewhere between jazz and world cultures.

Her music well-respects the classic jazz trio tradition and at the same time it kindly recreates a new world-jazz with French, Brazilian and Cuban touch.

In the program the landscapes alternate softly passing by rich different styles from original compositions to jazz standards from musicians as keith Jarret, Hermeto Pascoal, Thelonious Monk, Chico Buarque, Miles Davis, Suzana Baca, Edu Lobo, and others.

 

On the album version (produced by the label Défis), we find Brenda Ohana on vibraphone, Felipe Cabrera on double bass and Frédéric Sicart on drums, the team’s core went to Madeira Island (Portugal) and recorded the album “Who Knows if” with tree other invited musicians on guitar (Toninho do Carmo), vocals (Maria Teresa) and flute (Bernard Wystraete). 

As Brenda Ohana was selected for a music cooperation project “the Swatch artist residence” in Shanghai, she is playing her compositions and unic repertory with many a new musician, locally sourced.

 

She starts on drum set self-educated at eleven years on Belém, north of Brazil, she joins rock groups and soon after she discovers the vibraphone by classical percussion studies at the city conservatory and, in parallel she studies jazz by herself. Graduated on classical percussion at the State University of São Paulo, specialized on mallets percussion at the Regional Conservatory from Strasbourg (CNR) and on jazz vibraphone at the Luxembourg City Conservatory, she takes part regularly at manifold domains projects as jazz, contemporary music, traditional music, street arts, theater and dance. On classical and contemporary music she plays on many orchestras as the percussion ensemble Piap, the Atelier du Rhin, the experimental repertory orchestra, the Culture radio orchestra from Sao Paulo, the contemporary music ensembles, New Fleur, Kunstellaire and acroche note among others projects, she collaborates also as composer and interpreter with theater and circus companies as Les professionels, cie du théâtre de l’opprimé, Constellation, Turbul…

She’s on the origin of multiple jazz projects and creates her jazz trio around her compositions, Billie Raw Band, jeunes talents awards 2009 and France-Afrique tour on 2012, with whom she records two albums and plays on important jazz clubs all over the France and on festivals as Jazz à Ouaga on Burkina Faso, Chouf la Mer on Maroco, Millau en Jazz and Festival Migractions on France. She lives on Paris and collaborating on many projects and with all horizons musicians like Michel Leme, Rogério Bocato, Marcos Suzano, Toninho do Carmo, Harry Swift, Anti Ruber Brain Factory , Guy Cabay, Hervé Morisot, Guy Figlionlos, Acelino de Paula, Maria Teresa, Bernard Wystraete, Alain Jean Marie, Jean Claude Montredon, Fidel Fourneyron, Maria Ines Guimarães etc.. On 2015 she records on trio and special invited musicians her first album under her name “who knows if” , available since June 2016 and produced by the label Défis.

 

22.10.2016 19:00
Price : 80 RMB presale. 150 RMB at door

 

La Plantation

Art base 1-D, Shunbai Road, Hegezhuang Village
www.facebook.com/laplantationbeijing
Wechat : chineseliving

Chaoyang district, Beijing, Beijing

 

Phone : 010-64336913, 64336920, 51661201

 

24.10.2016 21:00
Price : 40 RMB presale, 50 RMB at door

 

Dusk Dawn Club (DDC)

14 Shanlao Hutong

Dongcheng district, Beijing, Beijing

 

Phone : 010-6407 8969

 

11.09.2016 18:00 - 11.09.2016 19:00
Free entrance

 

Tianhe district, Guangzhou, Guangdong

 

Phone : 020-38371338

 

29.10.2016 15:00
Brenda Ohana Trio (withDanny Zanker, doublebass / Allan Gordon, drums)

 

JZ Club Hangzhou

6 Liu Ying Road

Shangcheng district, Hangzhou, Zhejiang

 

Phone : 0571-87028298

 

06.08.2016 21:30

 

Wooden Box Cafe

9 Qinghai Lu (Near Nanjing Xilu)

Jing'an district, Shanghai, Shanghai

 

Phone : 021-52132965

 

20.08.2016 21:30

 

Wooden Box Cafe

9 Qinghai Lu (Near Nanjing Xilu)

Jing'an district, Shanghai, Shanghai

 

Phone : 021-52132965

 

16.10.2016 07:30 - 16.10.2016 21:00
Brenda Ohana Duo with Ye (guitar)
100元(with Tea or Soft drink)

 

Chartres Dimanches
Xuhui district, Shanghai, Shanghai

 

 

26.10.2016 20:00 - 27.10.2016 05:00
Brenda Ohana Shanghai Quartet
Ticket:50元

 

On Stage
Changning district, Shanghai, Shanghai

 

Phone : 021-62126991

 

21.10.2016 20:00
100 RMB

 

Western Shore Art Salon

3 Youyi Beilu

Hexi district, Tianjin, Tianjin

 

Phone : 022-23263505

 

17.09.2016 20:30

 

Xiamen Real Live

60 Shapowei, Daxue Lu

Siming district, Xiamen, Fujian

 

Phone : 0592-2194660

 

 

 

     

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